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Minors Not Miners Hazardous Child Labour with a focus on gold

raised in mining communities about the safety risks and health consequences for children working in gold mines Executive Summary Executive Summary 1

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Philippines Children Risk Death to Dig and Dive For Gold Human

Sep 29 2015 Hazardous Child Labor in Small Scale Gold Mining in the Philippines Filipino children are working in absolutely terrifying conditions in

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Ugandan children wasting away in gold mines Kampala Dispatch

Apr 11 2018 Children 39 s lives are at risk in Uganda 39 s gold mines The site has no clean water health facility school or any protective gears for workers

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Report condemns child labour in Philippine gold mines News Al

Sep 30 2015 Human Rights Watch says children are working in quot absolutely terrifying One of the most dangerous mining practices recorded by the rights

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Learn more about child labour in mining IPEC ILO

Gold mining is extremely dangerous work for children Yet still In the tunnels and mineshafts they risk death from explosions rock falls and tunnel collapse

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Thousands of children rescued from dangerous work in Tanzania

Jun 30 2015 The children 39 s charity Plan said thousands of boys and are lured to work in gold mines in northern and western Tanzania every year in the

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Child Labor in the Small Scale Gold Mining Industry in Suriname

gold mining 49 6 4 Risk factors associated with and pathways into child labor forced child labor lack of alternatives compels children to work in gold mining

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Practical Actions for the Worst Forms of Child Labour

assess and address the risks of the worst forms of child labour in the minerals supply working in mining or quarrying in gold tin coal diamonds gems stone

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Child Forced Labor Part I The Mining Industry Human Trafficking

In the field of human trafficking child forced labor is often inadvertently ignored cramped and dank mines filled with poisonous chemicals children constantly risk Children working in the gold mines face mercury poisoning in coal mines

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Child labor in African mines Where are we now – ACET

Jul 21 2016 Mining is one of the most hazardous forms of child labor The dangers to health and safety make it unfit for children under any circumstances young as 8 are working in artisanal and small scale gold mines in Tanzania

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Child Gold Miners Work in Hazardous Conditions in Tanzania

Aug 29 2013 Mercury is highly toxic causing long term health problems and sometimes death Child Gold Miners Work in Hazardous Conditions in Tanzania The child workers unwittingly inhale the highly toxic vapor as it is burned

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HRW Children risk death in Philippines′ underwater gold mines

Sep 30 2015 Child miners in the Philippines work in a dangerous form of underwater are dropping out of school to work in gold mining quot said Kippenberg

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The Real Price of Gold Child Labour in Small Scale Mining YouTube

Nov 28 2010 This video takes a look at children mostly boys working in small scale gold mines These children are put at risk of many hazards among them

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Child Laborers Work In Ghana 39 s Illegal Gold Mines Human Rights

Jun 10 2015 Child Laborers Work In Ghana 39 s Illegal Gold Mines Human Rights Watch Report are sourcing gold from child laborers working in unlicensed mines in to high levels of mercury often without full knowledge of the risks

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Philippine Children Risk Lives Mining Gold Rights Group Says

Sep 29 2015 Philippine Children Risk Lives Mining Gold Rights Group Says By Norman P Government failing to stop exploitation Human Rights Watch

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Child Mining Child Labor Coalition

Aug 1 2014 In addition to the risks faced by all child miners children miners in gold also face potential side effects from working with Mercury Mercury is a

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Tanzania struggles to end child labour in gold mines The

Apr 12 2017 There are more than four million child labourers in Tanzania aged between 55th most at risk country in its 2017 Child Labour Index published on April 5 The majority of children working in gold mines are employed by

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Peru Child Labour in Gold Mines YouTube

Feb 9 2010 June 2005 In Peru up to 50 000 children work as gold miners in small scale mines braving dangerous conditions and constantly at risk from accidents In Santa Filomena the International Labour Organization is working

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Child labor in the mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo

Apr 6 2016 Working conditions for children in the mines of the DRC Child labor in mines is carried out under dangerous and unsanitary conditions

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Thousands of children work in Philippine gold mines ucanews

Thousands of children some as young as nine are working in illegal gold quot The Philippine government prohibits dangerous child labor but has done very little

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Philippines Indonesia Child Labor in Gold Mines Pulitzer Center

Dec 30 2013 Philippines and Indonesia Children Mine for Gold at Great Risk to Their Bocejo is among the 115 million children ages 5 to 17 who work in

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Ghana urged to end child labour in gold mines MINING

Jun 10 2015 Human Rights Watch says thousands of child workers are at risk for injury poisoning and death in small and unlicensed gold mines in Ghana

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Ghana accused of using child labour in mines News Africa M amp G

Jun 11 2015 Children exposed to hard labour risk brain damage and other life long Most of the children working in the mines attend school with some working Three of Ghana 39 s largest gold exporting companies said they had at times

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Newsela Opinion The fight against child labor abuses in mining

Jun 6 2016 I recently met Joshua in Ghana Joshua was about 7 years old and worked in a gold mine Surrounded by dust and noise from rock crushing

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Mobile technologies for child protection Unicef

Ways in Which Children Become Workers in Mining Sites the worst forms of child labour due to the health risks for children Niger gold mines have shafts that are 50 80 metres deep 24 and in Congo some shafts are deeper than 60

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Hazardous Child Labor in Small Scale Gold Mining in the Philippines

Sep 29 2015 Philippines Children Risk Death For Gold Many miners who work in artisanal and small scale gold mining pan for gold and process it with

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